Tibetan returns to court with contempt plea after being again denied Indian passport

February 21, 2017 2:40 am0 comments
Tibetan returns to court with contempt plea after being again denied Indian passport

(TibetanReview.net, Feb20, 2017) – More than four months after the High Court of Delhi at New Delhi directed the government of India to issue passport to Mr Lobsang Wangyal, a born Tibetan citizen of India, within four weeks, he has still failed to get the all-important travel document, with the […]

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Exile Tibetan leader confident of Trump support for Sino-Tibetan dialogue

February 15, 2017 4:35 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan leader confident of Trump support for Sino-Tibetan dialogue

(TibetanReview.net, Feb15, 2017) – The executive head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay on Feb 13 expressed high hopes for US President Donald Trump to support dialogue between Tibetans and Beijing, following in the footsteps of his predecessors, reported AP Feb 13. Speaking to foreign […]

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Cycling campaign takes off in Taipei ahead of 58th Tibet uprising anniversary

February 8, 2017 1:19 am0 comments
Cycling campaign takes off in Taipei ahead of 58th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Feb07, 2017) – A group of nearly 30 Tibetan and Taiwanese cyclists rook off on the streets of Taipei on Feb 1 as a part of efforts to raise awareness about Tibet ahead of the annual march for a Free Tibet next month, reported Taipei Times Feb 2. The […]

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Tibetan official made a Councilor in Dharmshala Municipal Corporation

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Tibetan official made a Councilor in Dharmshala Municipal Corporation

(TibetanReview.net, Feb05, 2017) – The Dharamshala Municipal Corporation has been made a bit more inclusive with the nomination of the town’s Tibetan Welfare Officer as a councilor in it. The Welfare Officer, Mr Dawa Rinchen, was appointed to the post by the Himachal Pradesh State Government’s Department of Urban Development […]

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China condemns US ambassador’s private dinner for a friend, with Tibetan leader as guest, as interference in its affairs

February 2, 2017 10:11 pm0 comments
China condemns US ambassador’s private dinner for a friend, with Tibetan leader as guest, as interference in its affairs

(TibetanReview.net, Jan29, 2017) – Although it was apparently meant to be a private gathering, a Jan 15 dinner hosted by the outgoing US Ambassador to India, Mr Richard Verma, for his visiting friend Hollywood star Richard Gere, and attended also by exile Tibetan leaders, has reached the public domain following […]

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Dharamshala declared as second state capital

January 22, 2017 12:09 am0 comments
Dharamshala declared as second state capital

(TibetanReview.net, Jan21, 2017) – Dharamshala, home to Tibet’s exile spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, and a vibrant exile Tibetan community since 1960, has on Jan 20 been declared the second capital of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. The town is situated in the majestic Dhauladhar range and has already […]

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